Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-MetLife Hong Kong’s released the tearjerker “My Dad’s Story,” which has over 5 million views on YouTube (video above).

-Digital innovation agency MJD opened a second office in Boulder, Colorado.


-This site lets creatives send some love or hate to their creative partners.

-CP+B is launching the second annual .GIFYS.

– Michael Kleinman and Declan Byrnes-Enoch designed LinkedIn cufflinks as a Valentine’s Day gift for your LinkedIn connections.

-Canadian interactive entertainment agency Secret Location is expanding to the US with the addition of Eric Shamlin as executive producer and a new Los Angeles office.

-The Ad Council partnered with leading brands to launch “Love Has No Labels,” described as “a national integrated campaign to celebrate diversity and promote inclusion of all Americans.”

-Minnesota brand J.R. Watkins named Mithun as its agency of record.